Ethics Training for Engineering Project Managers

Course Details:

Cost: $120.00

Contact Hours:
4 Professional Development Hours (PDH)

NC State University is certified by the North Carolina Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors (NCBELS) as a provider of PDH Continuing Education Units.

Four (4) contact hours represents the estimated time to complete the online course, including exercises. However, actual times may vary from user to user.

Course Summary:
Ethics for Project Managers examines provides an introduction to ethics as presented in licensing laws and also from the perspective of our professional societies. Various ethics topics are discussed with numerous relevant case histories incorporated to illustrate how all engineers face struggles with ethical issues. Included in the discussion is conflict of interest, confidentiality, workplace responsibilities and rights,honesty, right of refusal, and more.


  • Module 1 – Introduction and Model Law Mediasite Content
  • Module 2 – Defining Ethics Mediasite Content
  • Module 3 – Case History – Citicorp Tower Mediasite Content
  • Module 4 – Case History – Everglades Wetland Mediasite Content
  • Module 5 – Case History – Site Work Mediasite Content
  • Module 6 – NSPE Code of Ethics Mediasite Content
  • Module 7 – Honesty and Trustworthiness Mediasite Content
  • Module 8 – Case History – Workplace Responsibilities and Rights Mediasite Content
  • Module 9 – Case History – Confidentiality Mediasite Content
  • Module 10 – Ethical Corporate Climate Mediasite Content
  • Module 11 – Case History – Right of Refusal Mediasite Content
  • Module 12 – Confidentiality Mediasite Content
  • Module 13 – Conflict of Interest Mediasite Content
  • Module 14 – Case History – Contractor Conflict of Interest Mediasite Content
  • Module 15 – Case History – Disclosed Conflict of Interest Mediasite Content
  • Module 16 – Moral Frameworks and Personal Commitment Mediasite Content
  • Module 17 – Whistleblowers Mediasite Content
  • Module 18 – Engineers and Voluntary Service Mediasite Content
  • Module 19 – Summary Mediasite Content
  • Module 20 – Social Responsibility Mediasite Content
  • Module 21 – Exam Review Mediasite Content
  • Module 22 – Case History – Instructor Mediasite Content
  • Module 23 – Ethics Resources Mediasite Content
  • EPMS: Engineering Ethics On-Line Exam

This course is available online, 24/7.

Upon approval of your purchase and successful check-out, you will be securely linked to this online course.  You will then have 6 months to complete this course to earn your professional development hours.

Judy Weseman is a Professional Engineer with a unique combination of real-world experience, educational background and technical expertise. Judy’s professional expertise in civil engineering focuses on water quality, stormwater and sustainable design. She has won numerous awards for her project management skills in engineering design and construction and is a frequent speaker and author on sustainable design. Judy is active on local stormwater and greenway committees and boards.  Judy earned a Master of Science degree in Environmental Engineering from The University of Tennessee and a Bachelor of Science from Auburn University.

Course Info


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Online Course

This course is delivered on-demand, electronically.

On-Site Availability

Any of our open enrollment classes can be brought on-site. Please Contact Us for more information.